Breaking News from Baltimore MD

Find the latest Baltimore MD News from the most up to date source on all headlines and breaking stories from around the world.

Baltimore Man Wrongly Convicted of Murder Freed After Nearly 14 Years

BALTIMORE (WBFF) - A Baltimore man who spent nearly 14 years in behind bars for a murder that prosecutors now say he did not commit has been released from prison. Lamar Johnson, 33, left Courthouse East in downtown Baltimore late Tuesday after a brief hearing. Based on new evidence presented by atto

FOXBALTIMORE.COM - 2017-09-19 22:26:14

Baltimore Police investigating two nonfatal shootings

Baltimore Police are investigating a pair of nonfatal shootings Monday night in the east and northeast parts of the city. At 7:47 p.m., Eastern District officers responded to an area hospital for a report of a walk-in shooting victim. They found a 24 year-old woman suffering from a gunshot wound to

BALTIMORE SUN - 2017-09-19 14:25:00

'Hunter Of Women' Gets Triple Life Sentence In Baltimore County Rape Case

TOWSON, MD - A man will serve three life sentences in the rape of a woman near a montessori school in Baltimore County that occurred in 2015. This week Allen Watkins Hicks, 42, was ordered in Baltimore County Circuit Court to serve life without the possibility of parole after a jury convicted him of

PATCH - 2017-09-19 15:00:29

Cura Urbi: Students at Jesuit High Schools "Care for the City" of Baltimore

Editor's Note: This piece was written by Akeem Lyne, a 2017 graduate of Cristo Rey Jesuit High School Baltimore, in collaboration with Justin White, ISN board member, former theology teacher at Cristo Rey Baltimore, and co-founder of Cura Urbi. Justin White currently works in the Ignatian Mission an

IGNATIANSOLIDARITY.NET - 2017-09-19 19:00:07

FROM MEXICO TO BALTIMORE | Giving thanks to God that his family is safe

Untitled.png BALTIMORE (WBFF) - Families here in Baltimore are closely watching how things unfold in Mexico after the deadly earthquake Tuesday. They have loved ones there and there's concern tonight. FOX45's Keith Daniels caught up with one man in Fells Point who is worried about his mother. Untitl

FOXBALTIMORE.COM - 2017-09-19 23:31:02

Best Theater Company: Baltimore Rock Opera Society

We're impressed by how the BROS have bounced back from an all-around awful year-their 10th in existence-kicked off by their sudden eviction from their headquarters at the Bell Foundry. But that's not really why this award goes to BROS, because no matter how shitty their luck, they always bring origi

BALTIMORE CITY PAPER - 2017-09-20 02:18:00

Judiciary expanding to provide more legal help in Baltimore

BALTIMORE (AP) - The Maryland Judiciary is expanding services in Baltimore to help residents resolve civil legal matters for free. On Friday, Maryland Court of Appeals Chief Judge Mary Ellen Barbera and District Court of Maryland Chief Judge John P. Morrissey will open the District Court Self-Help R

WASHINGTON TIMES - 2017-09-20 08:01:30

Best Artists: Baltimore Youth Arts

The most radical arts collective in the city right now is Baltimore Youth Arts, an after-school, artist-led program where young people between the ages of 12 and 22 paint, screen print, write, and design clothes and accessories-and learn a few things about the business of selling their work, too. Th

BALTIMORE CITY PAPER - 2017-09-20 01:51:00

Best versatile Salon: Fringe Baltimore

Salons tend to be intimidating, like if you walk in there wearing drugstore hairspray and don't know what a balayage is, you'll be met by upturned, perfectly-contoured noses. You get none of that at Fringe Baltimore, a multicultural studio opened by Jamie Taylor and Laura Schneider in Remington last

BALTIMORE CITY PAPER - 2017-09-19 23:40:00

After two games, Baltimore Ravens' defense creating turnovers at historic rate

Tony Jefferson is happy to be a member of the Ravens. But if there is one regret, it's that the free safety hasn't had an interception or fumble recovery. "Guys are out there making plays. I need to join the party," he said after Sunday's 24-10 victory over the Cleveland Browns at M&T Bank Stadium i

YORK DISPATCH ONLINE - 2017-09-19 22:11:04

6,000 pounds of food given out across Baltimore for people in need

BALTIMORE (WMAR) - After a year in the making, over 6,000 pounds of food was given to those in need in Baltimore. On Tuesday, the Maryland Food Bank hosted its final 'Flavor For Life Pantry on the Go' event of the year. All year the food bank has been working with the global spice giant and the sta

ABC2 NEWS - 2017-09-19 15:57:00

Chemical company will investigate acid leak in South Baltimore

Officials from Solvay USA Inc. launched an investigation Tuesday into a toxic acid leak at the company's chemical plant in South Baltimore's Fairfield industrial area. After a cloud of chlorosulfonic acid escaped into the air Monday morning as a tank truck was being unloaded, nearby workers and resi

BALTIMORE SUN - 2017-09-19 21:25:00

Baltimore Health Department seeks to double buprenorphine treatment

The Baltimore Health Department wants to offer the heroin addiction treatment drug buprenorphine at its HIV clinics as part of a plan to double within a year the number of patients in the city who can get the medicine. Using the city clinics to distribute buprenorphine could make it available to mor

BALTIMORE SUN - 2017-09-19 20:30:00

BALTIMORE HOMICIDES | Two dead in shootings in southeast and Station North areas Tuesday

BALTIMORE (WBFF) - Two men died in separate shootings in Baltimore late Tuesday, including one that erupted near east Baltimore's Fayette Street during the afternoon rush hour. At about 5:50 p.m., police were dispatched to May Court for reported gunfire. They found a crime scene on North Bond Street

FOXBALTIMORE.COM - 2017-09-19 23:18:04

Prince George's joins Baltimore in competing for Amazon headquarters

Prince George's County executive Rushern Baker pitched his home jurisdiction as the best place for Amazon to build its second headquarters, effectively pitting the D.C. area against Baltimore City in the national competition to lure the tech-giant and its promised 50,000 new jobs. "We think that Pri

BALTIMORE SUN - 2017-09-19 16:45:00

Baltimore County support sought for $2M state loan for potential Amazon center at Tradepoint

The Baltimore County Council is considering support for a $2 million state loan that officials say could be used to spur another Amazon distribution center in the Baltimore area - at the Tradepoint Atlantic site in Sparrows Point. According to a resolution introduced at the County Council on Monday,

BALTIMORE SUN - 2017-09-19 16:30:00

Maryland education department, Baltimore public schools sign agreement to improve failing schools

The Maryland State Department of Education will target principals in Baltimore for leadership training in a bid to turn around some of the city's struggling schools, state and city officials said. A memorandum of understanding signed by city schools CEO Sonja Santelises this month outlines the state

CARROLL COUNTY ONLINE - 2017-09-19 22:00:00

President of Economic Alliance of Greater Baltimore to step down

Shannon Landwehr, president and CEO of the Economic Alliance of Greater Baltimore, will step down at the end of the year, the organization announced. Landwehr, who has led the regional economic development association since April 2016, plans to pursue "other professional opportunities," the group sa

CARROLL COUNTY ONLINE - 2017-09-19 20:00:00

Baltimore oysters get the casual treatment

Whether or not it was pay day, Jasmine Norton would stake out a spot at an oyster bar every Friday. But it was not always easy to convince friends to join her - both the shellfish and the atmosphere in which they were served could be intimidating. "There was this unwritten rule in certain oyster bar

CARROLL COUNTY ONLINE - 2017-09-19 16:20:00

Baltimore man exonerated on murder charge, freed from prison after 13 years

After 13 years in prison for first-degree murder, a Baltimore man walked free Tuesday afternoon as the Baltimore state's attorney's office joined his defense team in asking for his exoneration. State's Attorney Marilyn Mosby formally apologized at a news conference to Lamar Johnson and his family f

WASHINGTON POST - 2017-09-19 12:05:00